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    • Denver Public Library building

    • View of the newly constructed Denver Public Library (Carnegie) building in what was later Civic Center in the Central Business District of Denver, Colorado. The stone Greek Revival style building has fluted columns with Corinthian capitals, a low...
    • McClure, Louis Charles, 1867-1957.
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    • Denver Public Library

    • View of the Denver Public Library at at 15th (Fifteenth) and Court Place in downtown Denver, Colorado; features a cornice and portico. The Arapahoe County Courthouse dome is in the background.
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    • 1906
    • W. Colfax at Bannock

    • View of Denver Public Library at Bannock and Colfax Streets in Denver, Colorado; shows a gutted brick and stone structure with bay windows (La Veta building) and the Carnegie Library.
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    • Denver Public Library and Seal Fountain

    • View of the Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in Civic Center Park, Denver, Colorado. The Seal Fountain is nearby.
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    • [1909 or 1910]
    • New public library

    • Interior view of the newly constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Pillars and a stairway are in the room.
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    • [between 1909 and 1910]
    • Denver Public Library main (La Veta Place)

    • View of Denver Public Library, at La Veta Place, in Denver, Colorado; shows a brick and stone building with bay windows, garden level sidewalk entries, and a sign: "Public Library."
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    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • Reference room La Veta Place

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows tables, chairs, bookshelves, and hanging lamps.
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    • 1907 July 8
    • Front view

    • Men identified as Mr. J. A. McIntyre (building superintendent), Mr. C. R. Dudley (librarian), Mr. Gustave Wilkie (contractor), and Mr. B. H. Lichter (contractor), pose near the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and...
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    • 1907
    • Construction work

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Columns, metal beams, and construction materials are on the building.
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    • Public Library in La Veta Place

    • View of Denver Public Library at La Veta Place in Denver, Colorado; shows a brick and stone building with bay windows, garden level sidewalk entries, and a sign: "Public Library." Carnegie Library construction is visible in the background.
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    • Denver Public Library under construction

    • Stereograph view of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, the Burton house, and the Colorado State Capitol dome.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
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    • Rabbi Friedman invocation at laying of corner stone

    • People crowd the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site by a crane to watch the cornerstone ceremony in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An automobile and bicycles are parked; the Burton house with a covered porch is...
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    • Construction work

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows a horse-drawn wagon, construction workers, and steel girders. Houses are in the background.
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    • Construction work Mr. J.A. McIntyre in front

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams, cranes, columns, and construction materials are on the building.
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    • Breaking ground for the new library

    • Group portrait of men, women, and girls in Denver, Colorado, at the ground breaking ceremony for the Denver Public Library, including (l to r): Jean Dudley, F. M. Richie, Mr. Frederick Ross (architect), Mr. C. R. Dudley, Helen F. Ingersoll, B. H....
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    • 1906, August 7
    • Construction

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in Denver, Colorado; basement and foundation walls are built of rough hewn stone. Civic Center houses, Engine House Number One of the Denver Fire Department, and the Colorado State Capitol...
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    • Steel crew at work

    • Men work at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site by a crane in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; steel girder framework is in place.
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    • 1907 April 12
    • Gov. Buchtel's speech at corner stone laying

    • Colorado Governor Henry Augustus Buchtel speaks to a crowd at the cornerstone ceremony at the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A United States flag and the Burton house are in...
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    • Mr. F. R. Ross reading list of articles placed in corner stone

    • People crowd the Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction site by a crane to watch the cornerstone ceremony in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. An automobile and bicycles are parked; the Burton house with a covered porch is...
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    • Construction work rear wall looking N W

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Metal beams and bricks are nearby.
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    • Construction work setting arm of crane

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, an apartment house, and a crane.
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    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A crane, windlass, and cut stone pieces are near the building.
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    • [1907 or 1908]
    • Construction work

    • The Denver Public Library under construction, Civic Center, Denver, Colorado. Crane arms help to raise the steel framework interior as the Turkey Creek sandstone exterior with fluted Corinthian columns is set.
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    • 1908 May 21
    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. A crane is on the roof of the building.
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    • Construction work - front N.E. Corner

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, and the Burton house. John A. McIntyre stands by a hanging stone block.
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    • 1907 October 7
    • Reference room in the library building

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows tables, chairs, stairs, a clock, bookshelves, hanging lamps and a seated man.
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    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. An automobile and house are nearby.
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    • Children's Room La Veta Place

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows tables, chairs, and a model clipper ship.
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    • 1907 July 8
    • Catalog room

    • Interior view of the cataloging room at Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows card catalog and hanging lights.
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    • Public documents dept. La Veta Place

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows a table, papers, books, shelves, and a leather bag.
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    • Construction work

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, and apartment houses.
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    • Delivery room desk La Veta Place

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows a man and woman by a counter and card catalogs.
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    • Delivery room desk La Veta Place Terrace

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows Isabel McIntyre and Lila E. Van (by calendar) behind the counter. Bookshelves and a card catalog are by a stove pipe.
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    • October 12, 1906
    • Work room

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; M. Richie and Miss Marsh sit among books and bookshelves.
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    • 1907 April 10
    • Store in basement La Veta Place

    • Interior view of the Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; shows bookshelves.
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    • 1907 April 10
    • Catalogue room

    • Interior view of the cataloging room at Denver Public Library (La Veta Place) in Denver, Colorado; Mr. John Parson and Miss Marsh sit next to books and bookshelves.
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    • 1907 March 18
    • Denver Public Library construction

    • View of the partially constructed Denver Public Library at Colfax Avenue and Bannock Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. Cranes and metal beams are on the building. Men and women, one man with a bicycle and a woman with a...
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    • 1907 or 1908
    • Public Library in La Veta Place

    • View of Denver Public Library at La Veta Place, at Bannock and Colfax Streets in Denver, Colorado; features bay windows, stone lintels, gables, and ridgecresting. A woman is on the steps; sign reads: "Public Library" and "La Veta Place."
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    • Construction work

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows steel girders. The Colorado Capitol dome is in the background.
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    • 1907 September 7
    • Construction work - rear wall looking N.E.

    • View of Denver Public Library (Carnegie) construction in the Civic Center neighborhood of Denver, Colorado; shows stone entablature, steel girders, cranes, and cinder block walls.
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    • 1907 October 3

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